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Rick Astley

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Birthday
6, 1966
Birthplace
St Helens, England
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
6, 1966 (age 53)
Birthplace
St Helens, England

About

Pop singer whose 1987 single "Never Gonna Give You Up" reached #1 in more than twenty countries. He won Best Act Ever at the 2008 MTV Europe Music Awards. 

Before Fame

He worked as a driver and local night club performer after dropping out of high school. 

Trivia

He was the subject of an internet meme entitled "Rickrolling," in which the music video for "Never Gonna Give You Up" popped up at random on a viewer's computer screen. 

Family Life

His marriage to Lene Bausager produced a daughter named Emilie. 

Associated With

He collaborated with Elton John on "Can You Feel the Love Tonight," a 1994 single that was featured on The Lion King soundtrack.